Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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honeypot with lid
  • Wedgwood Factory
  • honeypot with lid, circa 1769–1795
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Diameter: 12.1 x 13.7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 3/4 x 5 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3279.a,b
Description
Literature

Honeypot in the shape of a beehive. The honeypot is seated on a circular, dish-like base. It is covered in a wood-weave/bisquit pattern. The handle, on top of the pot, is rope-like. Etrarta period.